Peru: Ubinas Volcano erupts

Ubinas Volcano erupts in Peru

Ubinas Volcano, Peru (CNN) — Check this out, a huge volcanic eruption in Peru is sending a giant plume of smoke and ash high into the sky. This is the Ubinas Volcano...…
FILE - In this March 19, 2013 file photo, the company logo of car manufacturer BMW is seen on a wheel rim in Munich, Germany. (AP Photo/Matthias Schrader, File)

BMW extends recall worldwide to half-million cars

BERLIN (AP) — German automaker BMW is issuing a worldwide recall of many models of cars with certain six-cylinder gas motors after identifying a problem with a bolt use...…
In this Feb. 19, 2014 photo, Shin Jin-woo, 32, a seafood store worker, arranges skates at a fermentation refrigerator in Mokpo, South Korea. The aroma of one of South Korea’s most popular delicacies is regularly compared to rotting garbage and filthy bathrooms. And that’s by fans. The unusual dish is typically made by taking dozens of fresh skate, a cartilage-rich fish that looks like a stingray, stacking them up in a walk-in refrigerator and waiting. Up to a month in some cases. (AP Photo/Ahn Young-joon)

South Koreans crave Asia’s smelliest fish

MOKPO, South Korea (AP) — The aroma of one of South Korea’s most popular delicacies is regularly compared to rotting garbage and filthy bathrooms. And thatR...…
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Your Twitter profile is about to get a new look

Twitter announced Tuesday that it is rolling out new features for user profile pages. The changes include a larger profile picture, customized header, and better man...…
Nishino-shima Photo credit: NASA Earth Observatory

Volcanic island eats another off Japan

(CNN) — One Japanese island has swallowed another. NASA’s Earth Observatory reports that Niijima island, a volcano which broke through the ocean̵...…
3 Japanese whaling ships return to Japan after Intl. Court of Justice ruling against whaling program.

Whaling ships return to Japan after ban

SHIMONOSEKI, JAPAN (CNN) – Japanese media reports that three whale research vessels have returned to the western city of Shimonoseki after completing what could be t...…
Stolen Gauguin found after 40 years

Stolen Gauguin found after 40 years

(CNN) – A couple of stolen paintings by two French masters have resurfaced after more than 40 years. How Italian investigators found them is a story in itself. It sounds...…
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Google celebrates April Fools’ Day 2014

For Google fans, or just fans of April Fools’ Day jokes, the company has been releasing features, functions, and videos to bring a smile to users’ faces. Google has been...…